It has become painfully obvious that the Miami Marlins have pulled the plug on this team. They are, regardless of what they say publicly, shedding their payroll.
We have now mortgaged 80 percent of the cost of this new stadium for the next 40 years for what, essentially, has become an AAA minor league club.
David Samson, as it turns out, was correct: We are a stupid community for having bought a pig in a poke. Shame on public officials who did the pig buying.
Don Allen, Miami